Jeff is Managing Director of Dawson Strategic, a consulting firm that helps organizations accomplish their mission via analysis, workshops and facilitation within the areas of sustainability, clear transportation, and provide chains. Jeff is a Fellow of the Canadian World Affairs Institute. Previous to becoming a member of Dawson Strategic, Jeff labored at Pure Assets Canada (NRCan) for 4 years, first as a Coverage Analyst within the Vitality Sector and later as a Coverage Advisor within the Deputy Minister’s Workplace. Jeff holds an M.A. Political Science from the College of British Columbia and a Bachelor of Public Affairs and Coverage Administration (Honours) from the Arthur Kroeger School at Carleton College. Jeff’s affect, connections, and coverage experience are acknowledged and appreciated drastically by Wild Tomorrow.
Together with Jeff’s skilled background, and on a extra private observe, Jeff has all the time cherished being outdoors in nature and the whole lot about animals. A favorite wild second of his which indisputably exhibits his love and appreciation for wildlife and nature is as he remembers, “Discovering myself utterly enthralled watching a grizzly mother and her cub transfer gently alongside the water’s edge on a bear watching journey in stunning Port Hardy, B.C. My Dad and I went collectively and it was the most effective journeys we’ve ever taken. Immersing ourselves in nature and admiring wildlife from a secure and respectful distance introduced us nearer collectively. That journey is a reminder that you simply don’t all the time need to go removed from dwelling to expertise unimaginable moments with wildlife.” There actually is one thing distinctive and lifechanging about feeling near the world round you and linked to wildlife.
Investing in sustainable life and realizing the impression every of us have on the world we dwell in, depend on, and share is a collective and pressing matter. Jeff’s ardour to guard wild areas and wildlife is rooted in his understanding of the interconnectedness our future will depend on from our private accountability to larger methods: “It’s abundantly clear that humanity has no future if we don’t defend the wild areas and wildlife that we depend on for the whole lot from meals manufacturing to scrub water to the air we breathe. The work of Wild Tomorrow is necessary to me as a result of the one method to combat again towards the fast decline in wildlife populations around the globe is to guard strategically necessary wild areas wealthy in biodiversity and that is precisely what Wild Tomorrow is doing within the KwaZulu-Native Area.”